News | Motorsports
8 Aug 2022 9:50
NZCity News
NZCity CalculatorReturn to NZCity

  • Start Page
  • Personalise
  • Sport
  • Weather
  • Finance
  • Shopping
  • Jobs
  • Horoscopes
  • Lotto Results
  • Photo Gallery
  • Site Gallery
  • TVNow
  • Dating
  • SearchNZ
  • NZSearch
  • Crime.co.nz
  • RugbyLeague
  • Make Home
  • About NZCity
  • Contact NZCity
  • Your Privacy
  • Advertising
  • Login
  • Join for Free

  •   Home > News > Sports > Motorsports

    Carlos Sainz has edged reigning Formula One champion Max Verstappen by just .072 second, to claim pole position at the British Grand Prix

    Carlos Sainz has edged reigning Formula One champion Max Verstappen by just .072 second, to claim pole position at the British Grand Prix


    The Spanish driver conquered the rain and the field at Silverstone in his Ferrari to earn his first career pole - in his 150th start.

    Teammate Charles Leclerc - who claimed six of Ferrari's seven poles in 10 races this season, will start third, ahead of Sergio Perez in the second Red Bull.

    Seven-time champion Lewis Hamilton qualified fifth for his home race - Mercedes teammate George Russell was eighth.

    Of the Kiwi drivers in the Formula 2 sprint race, Marcus Armstrong was ninth and Liam Lawson last.

    © 2022 Newstalk ZB, NZCity

     Other Motorsports News
     07 Aug: Pole position for Scott McLaughlin ahead of the latest round of the Indy Cars in Nashville
     31 Jul: Shane van Gisbergen's swept the Supercars weekend in South Australia
     31 Jul: Marcus Armstrong and Liam Lawson have finished sixth and seventh respectively at the Hungarian Formula Two grand prix
     30 Jul: Kiwi Scott McLaughlin will be driving blind at tomorrow morning's second Indianapolis Grand Prix
     30 Jul: Kiwi Andre Heimgartner's salivating at the upcoming Supercars calendar
     25 Jul: Charles Leclerc admits he can only blame himself after his latest Formula One blunder
     25 Jul: Charles Leclerc's patience is dwindling after another blown opportunity in Formula One
     Top Stories

    RUGBY RUGBY
    Meanwhile Wellington have escaped defeat at the hands of a surging Bay of Plenty Steamers outfit in the capital, 37-35 More...


    BUSINESS BUSINESS
    Fiji becomes first Pacific nation to recognise waste pickers as the world's invisible environmentalists fight to be seen More...



     Today's News

    Law and Order:
    Police have ramped up their presence in the Waikato town of Te Aroha while they continue to investigate an "ongoing incident" 9:39

    General:
    Lisa Carrington continues to reign supreme in women's kayaking 9:29

    Living & Travel:
    A Canterbury woman remains missing after five days of extensive searching 8:29

    Law and Order:
    Police are appealing for information about the death of a 23-year-old in New Plymouth last week 8:29

    International:
    Ukrainian woman risks her life to rescue wild animals from war with Russia, going $290,000 in debt 8:19

    Living & Travel:
    Much of Auckland and the upper North Island is waking up to another morning of heavy fog 8:09

    Business:
    Fiji becomes first Pacific nation to recognise waste pickers as the world's invisible environmentalists fight to be seen 8:09

    Rugby League:
    The Cowboys have beaten the Bulldogs 28-14 and the Knights have defeated the Wests Tigers 14-10 in NRL league action 7:59

    Entertainment:
    Max George is said to have split from his ex-WAG girlfriend Stacey Giggs for a second time 7:54

    Cricket:
    To the women's T20 cricket final between Australia and India 7:49


     News Search






    Power Search


    © 2022 New Zealand City Ltd